The table below looks at the statistics for GCIA in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited GCIA over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
GIAC Certified Intrusion Analyst (GCIA)
Rank 191 199 -
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -
Contract jobs citing GCIA 5 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.089% 0.045% -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.59% 0.30% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 0
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£525 £475 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.52% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £438 - £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
GCIA
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Qualifications Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
850 1016 833
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 15.21% 15.28% 13.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 652 695 586
Average daily rate £413 £420 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.78% -1.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £280 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £351 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.99% +0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 19 35
Average hourly rate £14.00 £17.00 £28.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.64% -39.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.95 £12.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.70 £41.53 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £22.90
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -23.58%

GCIA
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing GCIA across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

GCIA Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

GCIA
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing GCIA across the City of London region.

GCIA Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

GCIA
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing GCIA across the City of London region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

GCIA Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

GCIA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing GCIA also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited GCIA.

1 12 (100.00%) GIAC
2 11 (91.67%) Windows
2 11 (91.67%) TCP/IP
2 11 (91.67%) CISSP
3 10 (83.33%) Firewall
3 10 (83.33%) Risk Management
3 10 (83.33%) UNIX
4 9 (75.00%) Intrusion Detection
4 9 (75.00%) Information Security
4 9 (75.00%) Network Security
4 9 (75.00%) Vulnerability Management
5 8 (66.67%) Network+ Certification
6 6 (50.00%) CNA
6 6 (50.00%) Novell Certification
6 6 (50.00%) SQL
7 5 (41.67%) Linux
8 4 (33.33%) Legal
8 4 (33.33%) Network Design
9 3 (25.00%) Investment Management
9 3 (25.00%) Asset Management
9 3 (25.00%) Finance
9 3 (25.00%) Sun
10 2 (16.67%) Cyber Security
11 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
11 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
11 1 (8.33%) SIEM
11 1 (8.33%) Change Management
11 1 (8.33%) FTP
11 1 (8.33%) ITIL
11 1 (8.33%) Data Management

GCIA
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing GCIA also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited GCIA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 11 (91.67%) TCP/IP
2 10 (83.33%) Firewall
3 9 (75.00%) Intrusion Detection
3 9 (75.00%) Network Security
4 1 (8.33%) FTP
General
1 4 (33.33%) Legal
2 3 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (75.00%) Analyst
1 9 (75.00%) Security Analyst
2 6 (50.00%) Information Analyst
2 6 (50.00%) Information Security Analyst
3 4 (33.33%) Senior Security Analyst
3 4 (33.33%) Senior Information Analyst
3 4 (33.33%) Senior Analyst
3 4 (33.33%) Senior Information Security Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Consultant
4 2 (16.67%) Security Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) Security Specialist
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Security Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) Information Specialist
5 1 (8.33%) IT Security Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Security Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) Information Security Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
1 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 11 (91.67%) Windows
2 10 (83.33%) UNIX
3 5 (41.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) Risk Management
2 9 (75.00%) Information Security
2 9 (75.00%) Vulnerability Management
3 4 (33.33%) Network Design
4 3 (25.00%) Investment Management
4 3 (25.00%) Asset Management
5 2 (16.67%) Cyber Security
6 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
6 1 (8.33%) Data Management
6 1 (8.33%) SIEM
6 1 (8.33%) ITIL
6 1 (8.33%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (100.00%) GIAC
2 11 (91.67%) CISSP
3 8 (66.67%) Network+ Certification
4 6 (50.00%) CNA
4 6 (50.00%) Novell Certification
5 1 (8.33%) GCIH
5 1 (8.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Sun
City of London
Computer Futures
Rate: £450 - £600 per day
Posted: 19 days ago